The current economic crisis is putting the squeeze on even thriving studios such as Universal Pictures. The studio is in talks to sell its Rogue Pictures label to Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity Media…
Updated There have been so many scandals since October, 2006, the month that I launched this blog, that I just about forgot who Mark Foley was. I got an excited phone call yesterday from two friends…
Maria Shriver's annual Women's Conference, to be held Wednesday in Long Beach, only upped the drama when Shriver decided to very publicly endorse Barack Obama and not Hillary Clinton at a January…
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will campaign for John McCain in Ohio at one event on Halloween. It's similar to what Schwarzenegger did for George Bush in 2004, and Bush went on to win the…
Last week, amid deepening signs that the country is headed for a serious recession, Paramount and NBC Universal began to dramatically retrench their operations in preparations for a major slump.
Abu Dhabi's Middle East Intl. Film Festival wrapped up its second edition Sunday night doling out over $1 million in prize money, with Steve Jacobs taking the best film Black Pearl prize for his…
SAG has agreed to patch up its relationship with AFTRA and conduct joint negotiations for the commercials contract seven months after AFTRA angrily split with its rival on primetime contract talks.
Jordanian helmer Amin Matalqa's "Captain Abu Raed" picked up top honors at the Heartland Film Festival last night in Indianapolis, winning the $100,000 grand prize for dramatic feature.
Miramax topper Daniel Battsek managed to get some respite from the financial turmoil on Wall Street when he jetted in to his native London to deliver Monday's keynote speech at Film London's…
That, and other news, in today's Political Panorama. A few quick hits… The Bradley effect is reconsidered. (Via Time) Bill Clinton raises money for Antonio Villaraigosa at the home of Clarence Avant…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures